Exclusive phone offers, for the most part, have gone the way of the VCR.
Yet Google decided to bring its new Pixel phone exclusively to Verizon in the US. We examine the major reasons Google opted to make that move and debate whether it will work. (You can, by the way, also buy the phone unlocked through Google.)
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Google Pixel shacks up with Verizon. Will it work? (The 3:59, Ep. 118)